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Civilian Guns

Number of Privately Owned Firearms

The estimated total number of guns (both licit and illicit) held by civilians in Queensland is 326,0001

Number of Privately Owned Handguns

ChartIn Queensland, the number of handguns in civilian possession is reported to be

2013: 24,4442
2012: 50,0003
2010: 33,7954
2006: 40,3145
1979: 12,0006

Number of Licensed Firearm Owners

ChartThe number of licensed gun owners in Queensland is reported to be

2014: 173,2087 8
2013: 163,2569 10
2012: 160,254
2011: 159,5919 10 11
2010: 154,7159 10
2009: 152,4829
2008: 150,852
2007: 154,3489 12
2006: 154,9139
2005: 150,703
2004: 157,822
2001: 186,88413
1998: 180,00014

Rate of Licensed Firearm Owners per 100 Population

ChartThe rate of licensed firearm owners per 100 people in Queensland is

2014: 3.6515
2013: 3.51
2012: 3.51
2011: 3.56
2010: 3.51
2009: 3.52
2008: 3.58
2007: 3.75
2006: 3.87
2005: 3.85
2004: 4.12
2001: 5.1513
1998: 5.2915

Number of Registered Firearms

ChartThe number of registered guns in Queensland is reported to be

2014: 694,7127 8
2013: 642,02616 2
2012: 615,37316 2 3
2011: 599,89716 2 11
2010: 555,38916 17 2
2009: 544,50416 17
2008: 541,096
2007: 537,87716 12
2006: 537,32416
2005: 511,581
2004: 503,146
2001: 506,35413
1998: 554,00014

Rate of Registered Firearms per 100 Population

ChartThe rate of registered guns per 100 people in Queensland is

2014: 14.6615
2013: 13.79
2012: 13.47
2011: 13.40
2010: 12.61
2009: 12.58
2008: 12.82
2007: 13.08
2006: 13.41
2005: 13.06
2004: 13.14
2001: 13.9513
1998: 16.2715

ImpactsDeath and Injury

Total Number of Gun Deaths

ChartIn Queensland, annual deaths resulting from firearms total

2014: 5618
2013: 57
2012: 57
2011: 49
2010: 77
2009: 65
2008: 67
2007: 67
2006: 64
2005: 52
2004: 63
2003: 75
2002: 71

Rate of All Gun Deaths per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of all gun deaths per 100,000 population is

2014: 1.1919
2013: 1.23
2012: 1.25
2011: 1.09
2010: 1.75
2009: 1.50
2008: 1.59
2007: 1.63
2006: 1.60
2005: 1.33
2004: 1.64
2003: 2.00
2002: 1.94

Homicides (any method)

ChartIn Queensland, annual homicides by any means total

2014: 3720
2013: 40
2012: 52
2011: 51
2010: 49
2009: 45
2008: 4320 21 22
2007: 53
2006: 56
2005: 29
2004: 29
2003: 68
2002: 47
2001: 6121 22
2000: 61
1999: 70
1998: 67
1997: 67
1995/96: 7522
1994/95: 61
1993/94: 62
1992/93: 79
1991/92: 70
1990/91: 59
1989/90: 71

Rate of Homicide per 100,000 People (any method)

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of homicide by any means per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.7823
2013: 0.86
2012: 1.14
2011: 1.14
2010: 1.11
2009: 1.04
2008: 1.02
2007: 1.29
2006: 1.40
2005: 0.74
2004: 0.76
2003: 1.82
2002: 1.29
2001: 1.71
2000: 1.74
1999: 2.03
1998: 1.97
1997: 2.00
1995/96: 2.27
1994/95: 1.88
1993/94: 1.96
1992/93: 2.55
1991/92: 2.32
1990/91: 1.99
1989/90: 2.45

Gun Homicides

ChartIn Queensland, annual firearm homicides total

2014: 520
2013: 4
2012: 10
2011: 8
2010: 7
2009: 9
2008: 620 24
2007: 1120 25
2006: 720 26
2005: 520 27
2003/04: 728 20
2003: 1320 29
2002: 220 30

Rate of Gun Homicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of firearm homicide per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.1123
2013: 0.09
2012: 0.22
2011: 0.18
2010: 0.16
2009: 0.21
2008: 0.14
2007: 0.27
2006: 0.17
2005: 0.13
2004: 0.18
2003: 0.35
2002: 0.05

Handgun Homicides

ChartIn Queensland, annual handgun homicides total

2014: 420
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 2
2010: 1
2009: 1
2008: 3
2007: 0
2006: 2
2005: 0

Rate of Handgun Homicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of handgun homicide per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.0823
2013: 0.00
2012: 0.00
2011: 0.04
2010: 0.02
2009: 0.02
2008: 0.07
2007: 0.00
2006: 0.05
2005: 0.00

Long Gun Homicides

ChartIn Queensland, annual long gun homicides total

2014: 120
2013: 2
2012: 4
2011: 4
2010: 5
2009: 4
2008: 3
2007: 8
2006: 4
2005: 1
2003: 5
2002: 1

Rate of Long Gun Homicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of long gun homicide per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.0223
2013: 0.04
2012: 0.09
2011: 0.09
2010: 0.11
2009: 0.09
2008: 0.07
2007: 0.19
2006: 0.10
2005: 0.03
2003: 0.13
2002: 0.03

Gun Homicides (Other)

ChartIn Queensland, annual gun homicides (other) total

2014: 020
2013: 2
2012: 6
2011: 2
2010: 1
2009: 4
2008: 0
2007: 3
2006: 1
2005: 4
2003: 8
2002: 1

Rate of Gun Homicide (Other) per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of gun homicide (other) per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.0023
2013: 0.04
2012: 0.13
2011: 0.04
2010: 0.02
2009: 0.09
2008: 0.00
2007: 0.07
2006: 0.02
2005: 0.10
2003: 0.21
2002: 0.03

Suicides (any method)

ChartIn Queensland, annual suicides by any means total

2014: 64631
2013: 669
2012: 631
2011: 578
2010: 588
2009: 525
2008: 55331 32
2007: 520
2006: 494
2005: 459
2004: 453
2003: 466
2002: 537
2001: 50032
2000: 541
1999: 480

Rate of Suicide per 100,000 People (any method)

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of suicide by any means per 100,000 population is

2014: 13.6823
2013: 14.38
2012: 13.81
2011: 12.91
2010: 13.35
2008: 13.11
2007: 12.65
2006: 12.33
2005: 11.71
2004: 11.83
2003: 12.45
2002: 14.70
2001: 14.00
2000: 15.42
1999: 13.90
1009: 12.13

Gun Suicides

ChartIn Queensland, annual firearm suicides total

2014: 4731
2013: 52
2012: 43
2011: 37
2010: 66
2009: 49
2008: 56
2007: 51
2006: 55
2005: 39
2004: 38
2003: 47
2002: 57

Rate of Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of firearm suicide per 100,000 population is

2014: 1.0023
2013: 1.12
2012: 0.94
2011: 0.83
2010: 1.50
2009: 1.13
2008: 1.33
2007: 1.24
2006: 1.37
2005: 1.00
2004: 0.99
2003: 1.26
2002: 1.56

Handgun Suicides

ChartIn Queensland, annual handgun suicides total

2014: 531
2013: 6
2012: 8
2011: 6
2010: 9
2009: 4
2008: 7
2007: 3
2006: 4
2005: 2
2004: 6
2003: 5
2002: 10

Rate of Handgun Suicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of handgun suicide per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.1123
2013: 0.13
2012: 0.18
2011: 0.13
2010: 0.20
2009: 0.09
2008: 0.17
2007: 0.07
2006: 0.10
2005: 0.05
2004: 0.16
2003: 0.13
2002: 0.27

Long Gun Suicides

ChartIn Queensland, the number of long gun suicides is

2014: 3431
2013: 43
2012: 32
2011: 27
2010: 54
2009: 39
2008: 46
2007: 38
2006: 45
2005: 34
2004: 17
2003: 29
2002: 36

Rate of Long Gun Suicide per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of long gun suicide per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.7223
2013: 0.92
2012: 0.70
2011: 0.60
2010: 1.23
2009: 0.90
2008: 1.09
2007: 0.92
2006: 1.12
2005: 0.87
2004: 0.44
2003: 0.77
2002: 0.99

Gun Suicides (Other)

ChartIn Queensland, annual gun suicides (other) total

2014: 831
2013: 3
2012: 3
2011: 4
2010: 3
2009: 6
2008: 3
2007: 10
2006: 6
2005: 3
2004: 15
2003: 13
2002: 11

Rate of Gun Suicide (Other) per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of gun suicide (other) per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.1723
2013: 0.06
2012: 0.07
2011: 0.09
2010: 0.07
2009: 0.14
2008: 0.07
2007: 0.24
2006: 0.15
2005: 0.08
2004: 0.39
2003: 0.35
2002: 0.30

Unintentional Gun Deaths

ChartIn Queensland, annual unintentional shooting deaths total

2014: 433
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 4
2010: 1
2009: 6
2008: 3
2007: 2
2006: 0
2005: 8
2004: 18
2003: 15
2002: 12

Rate of Unintentional Gun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of unintentional shooting death per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.0823
2013: 0.00
2012: 0.00
2011: 0.09
2010: 0.02
2009: 0.14
2008: 0.07
2007: 0.05
2006: 0.00
2005: 0.20
2004: 0.47
2003: 0.40
2002: 0.33

Unintentional Handgun Deaths

ChartIn Queensland, annual unintentional shooting deaths by handgun total

2014: 033
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0
2010: 0
2009: 0
2008: 3
2007: 0
2006: 0
2005: 0
2002: 2

Rate of Unintentional Handgun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of unintentional shooting death by handgun per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.0023
2013: 0.00
2012: 0.00
2011: 0.00
2010: 0.00
2009: 0.00
2008: 0.07
2007: 0.00
2006: 0.00
2002: 0.05

Unintentional Long Gun Deaths

ChartIn Queensland, annual unintentional shooting deaths by long gun total

2014: 433
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 4
2010: 1
2009: 2
2008: 0
2007: 2
2006: 0
2005: 0
2004: 4
2003: 4
2002: 5

Rate of Unintentional Long Gun Death per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of unintentional shooting death by long gun per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.0823
2013: 0.00
2012: 0.00
2011: 0.09
2010: 0.02
2009: 0.05
2008: 0.00
2007: 0.05
2006: 0.00
2005: 0.00
2004: 0.10
2003: 0.11
2002: 0.14

Unintentional Gun Deaths (Other)

ChartIn Queensland, annual unintentional shooting deaths by firearm (other) total

2014: 033
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0
2010: 0
2009: 4
2008: 0
2007: 0
2006: 0
2005: 8
2004: 14
2003: 11
2002: 5

Rate of Unintentional Gun Death (Other) per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of unintentional shooting death by firearm (other) per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.0023
2013: 0.00
2012: 0.00
2011: 0.00
2010: 0.00
2009: 0.09
2008: 0.00
2007: 0.00
2006: 0.00
2005: 0.20
2004: 0.37
2003: 0.29
2002: 0.14

Gun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Queensland, annual shooting deaths in which the cause remains undecided total

2014: 034
2013: 1
2012: 4
2011: 0
2010: 3
2009: 1
2008: 2
2007: 3
2006: 2
2005: 0

Rate of Gun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of unknown-cause shooting deaths per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.0023
2013: 0.02
2012: 0.09
2011: 0.00
2010: 0.07
2009: 0.02
2008: 0.05
2007: 0.07
2006: 0.05
2005: 0.00

Handgun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Queensland, annual deaths by handgun in which the cause remains undecided total

2014: 034
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0
2010: 0
2009: 0
2008: 0
2007: 0
2006: 2
2005: 0

Rate of Handgun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of unknown-cause handgun deaths per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.0023
2013: 0.00
2012: 0.00
2011: 0.00
2010: 0.00
2009: 0.00
2008: 0.00
2007: 0.00
2006: 0.05
2005: 0.00

Long Gun Deaths from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Queensland, annual deaths by long gun in which the cause remains undecided total

2014: 034
2013: 0
2012: 0
2011: 0
2010: 3
2009: 0
2008: 2
2007: 0
2006: 0
2005: 0

Rate of Long Gun Death from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of unknown-cause long gun deaths per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.0023
2013: 0.00
2012: 0.00
2011: 0.00
2010: 0.07
2009: 0.00
2008: 0.05
2007: 0.00
2006: 0.00
2005: 0.00

Gun Deaths (Other) from Undetermined Cause

ChartIn Queensland, annual deaths by firearm (other) in which the cause remains undecided total

2014: 034
2013: 1
2012: 4
2011: 0
2010: 0
2009: 1
2008: 0
2007: 3
2006: 0
2005: 0

Rate of Gun Death (Other) from Undetermined Cause per 100,000 People

ChartIn Queensland, the annual rate of unknown-cause gun deaths (other) per 100,000 population is

2014: 0.0023
2013: 0.02
2012: 0.07
2011: 0.00
2010: 0.00
2009: 0.02
2008: 0.00
2007: 0.07
2006: 0.00
2005: 0.00

ProductionGun Industry

Regulation of Firearm Makers

In Queensland, the manufacture of small arms, ammunition and/or their components is permitted only if the maker holds a valid licence35 36 37 38 39

TransfersGun Trade and Trafficking

Regulation of Firearm Exports

In Queensland, firearm and ammunition exports are limited by transfer control law40 41 42

Small Arms Exports - World Ranking

In a comparison of the world's major/mid-level/minor/unknown small arms exporters, Queensland was categorized as 'minor'43

Regulation of Firearm Imports

In Queensland, firearm and ammunition imports are limited by transfer control law40 44 41 42

Smuggling Guns and Ammunition

Reports suggest that the level of firearm and ammunition smuggling in Queensland is low45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55

Regulation of Arms Brokers

In Queensland, the activities of arms brokers and transfer intermediaries are specifically regulated by law56

End User Certificates

Customs regulations in Queensland include57 58 certification of the intended end user of any small arms or ammunition transfer, and/or a written declaration of its intended end use

MeasuresGun Regulation

Firearm Regulation - Guiding Policy

The regulation of guns in Queensland is categorised as restrictive59

Firearm Law

Guiding gun control legislation in Queensland includes the Weapons Act 1990,60 the Weapons Regulation 1996,61 and the Weapons Categories Regulation 199762

Firearm Regulation Authority

Guns in Queensland are regulated by the Governor in Council63 and the Police64

Right to Possess Firearms

In Queensland, the right to private gun ownership is not guaranteed by law65 66 67

Restricted Firearms and Ammunition

In Queensland, civilians are not allowed to possess automatic and self-loading rifles and shotguns, and most handguns68 69 70 71 72 73 74

Regulation of Automatic Weapons

In Queensland, private possession of fully automatic weapons is prohibited, with only narrow exceptions for permanently inoperable display, museum or collector's guns68 71

Regulation of Semiautomatic Assault Weapons

In Queensland, private possession of semi-automatic assault weapons is prohibited, lookalikes included, in all but exceptional circumstances68 75 72

Regulation of Handguns

In Queensland, private possession of handguns (pistols and revolvers) is only permitted subject to stringent conditions76 77 78 73

Law Regulates Long Guns

In Queensland, civilian possession of rifles and shotguns is regulated by law68 79 80 75 70

Gun Ownership and Possession

In Queensland, only licensed gun owners81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 may lawfully acquire, possess or transfer a firearm or ammunition

Genuine Reason Required for Firearm Possession

Applicants for a gun owner’s licence in Queensland are required to establish a genuine reason to possess a firearm, for example sport/target shooting, hunting, narrow employment requirements, use by sporting and theatrical organisations, and bona fide gun collectors.68 92 93 83 94 95 71 91
In law, personal protection is not a genuine reason96 97 98 99

Minimum Age for Firearm Possession

The minimum age for gun ownership in Queensland is 18 years, or 11 years while under the immediate supervision of an appropriately qualified adult licence holder100 101 102 103

Gun Owner Background Checks

An applicant for a firearm licence in Queensland must pass a background check which considers criminal, mental health, physical, addiction, domestic violence and other104 105 106 records

Reference Required for Firearm Licence

In Queensland, third party character references for each gun licence applicant are required for some licence categories107

Domestic Violence and Firearms

Where a past history, or apprehended likelihood of family violence exists, the law in Queensland stipulates104 that a gun licence should be denied or revoked

Firearm Safety Training

In Queensland, an understanding of firearm safety and the law, tested in a theoretical and/or practical training course is required108 for a firearm licence

Gun Owner Licensing Period

In Queensland, gun owners must re-apply and re-qualify for their firearm licence every five to ten years, depending on the licence category109 95 110

Licensing Records

In Queensland, authorities maintain a record111 112 of individual civilians licensed to acquire, possess, sell or transfer a firearm or ammunition

Limit on Number of Guns

Licensed firearm owners in Queensland are permitted to possess 1 category C rifle and 1 category C shotgun, with very limited exceptions,84 75 or no more than 1 pistol in the first 12 months of being issued a licence to possess a 'concealable' firearm78

Limit on Quantity, Type of Ammunition

Licensed firearm owners in Queensland are permitted to possess magazines with a maximum capacity of up to 10 rounds72

Firearm Registration

Civilian Gun Registration

In Queensland, the law requires111 113 112 that a record of the acquisition, possession and transfer of each privately held firearm be retained in an official register

Gun Dealer Record Keeping

In Queensland, licensed firearm dealers are required114 37 115 to keep a record of each firearm or ammunition purchase, sale or transfer on behalf of a regulating authority

Gun Manufacturer Record Keeping

In Queensland, licensed gun makers are required114 37 115 to keep a record of each firearm produced, for inspection by a regulating authority

State-Owned Firearm Records

In Queensland, State agencies are required116 117 to maintain records of the storage and movement of all firearms and ammunition under their control

Gun Sales and Transfers

Regulation of Private Gun Sales

In Queensland, the private sale and transfer of firearms is prohibited unless conducted and registered by a licensed firearm dealer, or in remote locations by police118 119 120 38

Regulation of Dealer Gun Sales

In Queensland, dealing in firearms by way of business without a valid gun dealer’s licence is unlawful121 35 122 38

Background Checks for Private Gun Sales

The buyer of a firearm in a private sale in Queensland is permitted to pass official background checks before taking possession

Background Checks for Dealer Gun Sales

The buyer of a firearm from a licensed gun dealer in Queensland is obliged123 86 to pass official background checks before taking possession

Limit on Gun Dealer Sales

In Queensland, the number and type of firearms which can be sold by a licensed gun dealer to a single gun owner is limited to no more than one pistol in the first 12 months of a licence to possess a 'concealable' firearm78

Waiting Period for Gun Possession

In Queensland, the minimum wait for a lawful firearm purchase to be completed is 28 days for a first sale or transfer,124 125 with some exemptions for subsequent acquisition of the same type of firearm for which the owner already holds a licence

Regulation of Gun Shows

In Queensland, gun shows and temporary firearm dealing events are regulated126 127 128 118 in law

Storage and Transport of Guns and Ammunition

Firearm and Ammunition Storage Regulations - Private

Firearm regulations in Queensland include129 130 131 123 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of private firearms and ammunition by licensed gun owners

Firearm and Ammunition Storage Regulations - Dealer

Firearm regulations in Queensland include122 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 38 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of firearms and ammunition by licensed arms dealers

Firearm and Ammunition Storage Regulations - Government

Government regulations in Queensland include132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of firearms and ammunition by state entities

Firearm and Ammunition Transport Regulations

Regulations in Queensland include131 140 141 38 written specifications for the lawful safe storage of firearms and ammunition while in transit

Marking and Tracing Guns and Ammunition

Firearm Marking

In Queensland, a unique identifying mark on each firearm is required by law142 143 144 145

Firearm Tracing

In Queensland, state authorities carry out146 147 148 149 recognised arms tracing and tracking procedures

Ballistic Record of Firearms and Ammunition

In Queensland, the ballistic characteristics of each civilian firearm and its ammunition are not150 151 152 153 recorded in a register

Carrying Guns

Carrying Guns Openly in Public

In Queensland, carrying a firearm in plain view in a public place is prohibited without genuine reason. In law, personal protection is not a genuine reason.96 97 98 99

Carrying Hidden Handguns in Public

In Queensland, carrying a concealed firearm in a public place is prohibited without genuine reason. In law, personal protection is not a genuine reason.96 97 98 99

Penalty for Illicit Firearm Possession

In Queensland, the maximum penalty for unlawful possession of a firearm154 is two to 13 years in prison155 118 113 121 35 89 156 98 143 144 157

Collection, Amnesty and Destruction Programmes

Authorities in Queensland are known to have158 159 160 implemented voluntary firearm surrender schemes, and/or weapon seizure programmes in order to reduce the number of illicit firearms in circulation

Firearms Surrendered and Seized

ChartIn Queensland, the number of firearms voluntarily surrendered, bought back or seized by authorities is reported to be

2013: 4,440160 161 162 163 164
2004: 18,612165 159 166
1997: 130,893158 167 168

Small Arms Destroyed

ChartIn Queensland, the number of firearms destroyed following amnesty, collection and seizure programmes is reported to be

2004: 18,612165 159 166
1996-2001: 130,893158

Destruction and Disposal Policy

In Queensland, it is not state policy169 to destroy surplus, collected and seized firearms rather than return them to the secondary arms market


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